Premise: Will Smith more or less plays himself in this good-natured NBC sitcom. As the show's popular theme song explains, fictional Will's mom sends him away from his rough Philadelphia neighborhood to live with wealthy Uncle Phil and Aunt Vivian in Bel-Air. Will often has fun at the expense of stuck-up cousins Carlton and Hilary.
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S05, E18 (First Aired: Feb. 27, 1995)
Will and Lisa (Will Smith, Nia Long) decide to elope in Las Vegas when Uncle Phil and Lisa's father (James Avery, John Amos) bicker.
S05, E19 (First Aired: Mar. 13, 1995)
Uncle Phil (James Avery) takes a tip from Will (Will Smith) and buys an apartment building without seeing it.